BWH Hotels with Milestone Signing of First Best Western Hotel in Koh Samui

BWH Hotels with Milestone Signing of First Best Western Hotel in Koh Samui - TRAVELINDEXKoh Samui, Thailand, November 24, 2023 / TRAVELINDEX / BWH Hotels (BWH), the leading global hospitality network comprising WorldHotels™, Best Western® Hotels & Resorts and SureStay® Hotels, has reached a major milestone in its expansion strategy in Thailand with the signing of Best Western Chaweng Hotel Koh Samui, a modern midscale hotel that marks the group’s arrival on this popular tropical island.

Nestled in the heart of Chaweng, Koh Samui’s liveliest tourist district, surrounded by shops, bars, restaurants and just a two minute walk from the soft sands of Chaweng Beach, Best Western Chaweng Hotel Koh Samui is perfect for couples, friends and families who want to immerse themselves in the upbeat atmosphere of this vibrant destination.

The hotel’s 63 rooms and suites range from 22 to 42 square meters and all feature contemporary interiors and modern amenities including complimentary Wi-Fi. Three suites also provide spacious living and seating areas, and the stylish Premier Rooms feature whirlpool bathtubs.

Throughout their stay, guests can unwind in the hotel’s indoor swimming pool, enjoy soothing therapies at the spa, savor international cuisine at the all-day dining restaurant, or grab light refreshments at the lobby lounge. The property’s central location also puts travelers on the doorstep of Chaweng’s many attractions and activities, from daytime relaxation on Chaweng Beach to sensational shopping, world-class wellness, cultural discoveries, and Samui’s famous nightlife. Samui International Airport is just 10 minutes’ drive away and transfers can be arranged with the hotel.

We are very pleased to sign this excellent hotel, which marks BWH’s arrival in Koh Samui, one of the world’s most desirable resort islands. Thailand is a key market for us, and we have already successfully introduced our diverse brands to destinations across the kingdom, such as Bangkok, Phuket, Pattaya and Hua Hin. The addition of Best Western Chaweng Hotel Koh Samui to our nationwide portfolio marks an important stage in our growth strategy. We look forward to introducing guests to this charming midscale hotel, which commands a prime position in the heart of Samui’s main tourist district,” said Olivier Berrivin, Vice President – APAC, BWH.

Best Western Chaweng Hotel Koh Samui joins BWH’s expanding portfolio of hotels and resorts in Thailand, which currently comprises 20 operating properties under nine distinct brands – WorldHotels™ Elite, WorldHotels™ Distinctive, Best Western Premier®, Best Western Plus®, Best Western®, Vīb®, BW Signature Collection®, SureStay Plus®, and SureStay Collection®– with many more in the pipeline.

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BWH Hotels is a leading, global hospitality enterprise comprised of three hotel companies, including WorldHotels™, Best Western® Hotels & Resorts and SureStay® Hotels. The global enterprise boasts approximately 4,300 hotels in over 100 countries and territories worldwide*. With 19 brands across every chain scale segment, from economy to luxury, BWH Hotels suits the needs of developers and guests in every market.

*Numbers are approximate, may fluctuate, and include hotels currently in the development pipeline.